1. Welcome to CowboysZone!  Join us!  Come on!  You know you want to!

Rush vs. Yes

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by CowboyDan, Apr 19, 2011.

  1. CowboyDan

    CowboyDan Anger is a Gift

    3,279 Messages
    20 Likes Received
    You asked for it, so you got it! Personally I hate Yes....in fact I always joke that they should be named NO! Their music makes me dizzy.
    Rush is one of my all time favorites, so this one is way easy for me.
    Behold the greatest power trio in the world.....

  2. Achilleslastand

    Achilleslastand Well-Known Member

    1,062 Messages
    86 Likes Received
    Another good battle....heart of the sunrise,starship trooper,yours is no disgrace among others are all great songs by yes.
    But Rush gets the nod as hemispheres,2112,permanent waves and a farewell to kings are all favs of mine.
  3. Cowboy Junkie

    Cowboy Junkie leonargized

    2,512 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    Rush not even close
  4. Hostile

    Hostile Peace Zone Supporter

    118,415 Messages
    1,458 Likes Received
    My wife would say Yes. I would say Rush. I think this is a model for the sexes. Guys need to say Rush, girls need to say Yes (pun intended).
  5. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

    28,043 Messages
    3,960 Likes Received
    This one's not even open for debate. Rush by a mile.
  6. Arch Stanton

    Arch Stanton it was the grave marked unknown right beside

    6,475 Messages
    0 Likes Received
  7. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

    48,313 Messages
    2,868 Likes Received
    This one is easy - Rush.
  8. Yeagermeister

    Yeagermeister Active Member

    47,576 Messages
    8 Likes Received
  9. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

    30,998 Messages
    1 Likes Received
    Rush sucks!
  10. Signals

    Signals Suspicious looking stranger

    4,583 Messages
    9 Likes Received
    With all these Vs threads I was wondering who Rush was going to get compared to. Let me put it this way. I have seen Rush Live 18 times since 1979 and Yes once. Thats not to say I don't like Yes, they have some pretty unique music, but there is no comparison here.

    Rush Trivia: Geddy is not Lee's first name. His real name is Gary. The nick name Geddy comes from Gary's yiddish grandmother who when she pronounces his name comes out sounding like Geddy instead of Gary.
  11. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

    30,998 Messages
    1 Likes Received
    Signals. Today is my Friday, where the hell is the Friday Five? ;)
  12. Signals

    Signals Suspicious looking stranger

    4,583 Messages
    9 Likes Received
    1. Who's yo Daddy?

    2. Who's yo Momma?

    3. Condom or no condom?

    4. Got any fatherless children?

    5. Plans on how your going to handle your court appearance on Thursday? :D
  13. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

    30,998 Messages
    1 Likes Received
    1. Dad
    2. Mom
    3. No
    4. No (would never happen)
    5. With guns a blazing!
  14. Duane

    Duane Active Member

    6,875 Messages
    11 Likes Received
    Rush hands down. I saw them both in concert about six years ago and it wasn't even close on how good Rush still is compared to Yes. That and add to the fact that Rush has continued to put out new music and it's Rush in a landslide.
  15. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

    75,044 Messages
    1,599 Likes Received

    Rush 2112
  16. Lodeus

    Lodeus Well-Known Member

    2,974 Messages
    216 Likes Received

  17. zrinkill

    zrinkill Diamond surrounded by trash

    32,675 Messages
    434 Likes Received
  18. Vtwin

    Vtwin Power and Performance

    1,896 Messages
    58 Likes Received
    I'm a big fan of both. My first big stadium concert was Yes in the round at the Montreal Forum. Starship Trooper is one of my alltime favs.

    However, there is some Yes stuff that I just can't stand and I really can't say that about Rush who I've seen a dozen times at least.

    So Rush gets the vote.
  19. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

    21,901 Messages
    1,657 Likes Received

Share This Page